Palestine and Rule of Power – A MUST-READ INTERVIEW

Alaa Tartir discusses his new edited anthology: Palestine and Rule of Power: Local Dissent vs. International Governance. A new look into how international aid...

Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel January 14, 2019 Ben White...

  Cracks in the Wall: Beyond Apartheid in Palestine/Israel January 14, 2019   Ben White discusses his new book "Cracks in the Wall", it examines narratives that...

In the land of my birth: A Palestinian boyhood

Reja-e Busailah has lost two dear parts of himself over the course of his lifetime: his sight and his homeland. In his autobiography, “In...

Book Review: The long overdue return of an incredible insider’s view of the Balfour...

“Palestine: The Reality” contains invaluable historical information about the genesis and significance of the Balfour Declaration in 1917, and some startling revelations about the...

Poisoned Toothpaste And Exploding Phones: Israel’s Proxy For War

A new book chronicles these techniques and asserts that Israel has carried out at least 2,700 assassination operations in its 70 years of existence. Poisoned...

Israel’s Exploitation of Palestinian Tourism and International Complicity: Tourism as a Tool to Normalize...

This publication highlights the exploitation of tourism as a tool to whitewash Israel's ongoing occupation and colonization of Palestine. It describes how Israel de-develops...

‘Lives in Common’ recalls a not-too-distant time when Arabs and Jews lived as neighbors

Projecting the Palestinian-Israeli conflict's intensity and seeming intractability today onto the past, many people assume that enmity has been at the fore of relations for...

The biggest prison on earth

Professor Ilan Pappé’s latest book, “The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories”, is a review of Israeli policy towards the...

Living Memories — Testimonies of Palestinians’ Displacement in 1948

A must-read This slim volume of testimonies from Palestinians who experienced the Nakba emphasises several factors which are vital to the preservation of Palestinian memory....

Palestine: The End of the Bedouins?

Today, most of the Jordan Valley, undoubtedly one of the most ravishing landscapes on the planet, is situated in what is known as Area...

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Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable

Palestine Update 328 Comments Comfort the afflicted and afflict the comfortable The hypocritical comfort with which the international community bypasses responsibility over Israel illegalities in Palestinian territories...

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Palestine Update 327 News snippets What follows is a collection of articles that once more show how tough the occupation is and what hardship means for...

Of land, laws, and boycotts

Palestine Update 326 Comment Of land, laws, and boycotts Often times, a map is a mere sheet of paper that shows one where a certain location can...